Tag Archives: Volunteering (Job Title)

Volunteer Uniforms | Cedars-Sinai

I’m Barbara Leeanse. I’m the Director of the Volunteer Department at Cedars-Sinai. Edith Head was a designer who designed outfits and costumes for the movies. Edith Head was asked to help and she created 3 uniforms for the women and one uniform for the men. So, the women had the choice of a jumper which… Read More »

Service Learning at The Samaritan Women | Howard Community College (HCC)

Service learning is a powerful teaching strategy. And for HCC alumna Meghan Ross, service learning was an opportunity to find her passion. I heard about Samaritan woman when I was a junior in high school and I went back to my school and decided that, that was the issue that broke my heart and I… Read More »

Virginia Beach volunteer rescue squads a hub of service, hands-on learning for EVMS students

Call comes in, and that siren goes off overhead. And we can be sent anywhere into anything. Everything from resuscitate cardiac arrest victims to deliver babies. I’m just going to lift your arm. I’m sorry. I’m a volunteer paramedic with the Virginia Beach rescue squad. It’s the largest volunteer based EMS system in the country.… Read More »

Service Learning | Eastfield College

We find happiness as human beings when we give not when we keep You definitely have to find some way to contribute to your community or to the future They’ll find that the biggest difference they make is probably in their own life The Service Learning Program is a program here at Eastfield that encourages… Read More »

RIT Gives Back – Community Service & Charity

Horowicz>>It was quite amazing when we walked into one class… it was a second grade class they are all started chanting “RIT” as loud as you can imagine. and… it really took us aback! But it was because we’ve been here for seven years and really committed to helping that I think they see us,… Read More »

Community Service Award 2014

Volunteers at Wilder really make an impact in a number of ways throughout our organization. Their dedication and their willingness to give their time day in, and, you know, day out, to the programs that they really care about and love is so appreciated by the staff and by the participants that are in the… Read More »

SOCCI Volunteer Jasmin | Cedars-Sinai

In 1999, I was diagnosed with fourth stage mediastinal lymphoma. It was a very scary time in my life and I was treated here at Cedars. Thanks to Dr. Wolin, I’m standing here today. If it wasn’t for him, I would definitely not have made it. I had just gotten into remission when I was… Read More »

RIT Gives Back – Community Service & Charity

Horowicz>>It was quite amazing when we walked into one class… it was a second grade class they are all started chanting “RIT” as loud as you can imagine. and… it really took us aback! But it was because we’ve been here for seven years and really committed to helping that I think they see us,… Read More »

AmeriCorps VISTA 50th Event – Director of Community Services Dustin Speakman

GOOD AFTERNOON. MY NAME IS DUSTIN SPEAKMAN, I’M THE DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR THE OHIO ASSOCIATION OF FOOD BANKS. WE ARE OHIO’S LARGEST CHARITABLE RESPONSE TO HUNGER REPRESENTING THE 12 FEEDING AMERICA AFFILIATED FOOD BANKS, AND BY EXTENSION OVER 3,300 FOOD PANTRIES, SOUP KITCHENS, AND OTHER EMERGENCY FOOD PROGRAMS. IF YOU’RE LIKE MOST PEOPLE,… Read More »